Health & Safety in Construction Environment (RQF) [Classroom Course] (for CSCS card)

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£75.00 + VAT Per Person

Required to provide a route to applying for the Green Labourer CSCS card.

Duration: One Day

Ofqual Regulated Qualification by Qualsafe Awards: Yes

Take a look at our training schedule for all future QA Level 1 course dates.

About the course

This course is ideal for people who work in, or want to work in, a construction environment and has been specifically designed to provide successful candidates with a route to applying for the Green Labourer CSCS Card.  The course is supported by the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) and will provide a basic awareness of health and safety within construction.

Course Overview

During this course, learners will develop a good understanding of health and safety in the context of construction, so that they can work safely in this environment.

This qualification covers the following topics:

  • Principles of risk assessment for maintaining and improving health and safety at work
  • Common causes of work-related fatalities and injuries
  • Method statements and their use
  • Health and safety definitions
  • Hazards and risks in the construction environment
  • Importance of safe manual handling in the workplace and employees’ responsibilities
  • Principles of safer manual handling
  • Importance of working safely at height in the workplace and employees’ responsibilities
  • Hazards and potential risks associated with working at height and controls
  • Risks to health within a construction environment (including asbestos exposure)
  • Types of personal protective equipment (PPE) that may be used when dealing with hazardous materials
  • Hazards and potential risks associated with working around plant and equipment and controls
  • Hazard warning signs and symbols
  • And much more!

Book your course today

To book a place on our Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment course, please fill out our contact form.

Alternatively you can email us at info@samsltd.co.uk, and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.